Aisha Coley, the casting director for the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. biopic—directed by Ava DuVernay and written by DuVernay and Paul Webb—underlines the importance of balancing character similarities with performance chops.
This year, the Emmy nominations offered an embarrassment of riches with many Academy Award winners earning nods. We look at the Oscar-winning actors who graced the small screen this year.
The Hollywood Film Awards announced this year's recipients of the Hollywood Spotlight Award.
At an after party co-sponsored by Backstage, the stars of “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” talked about their own personal experiences with the magazine.
Casting director Sarah Finn reveals how she found actors to bring a fresh spin to the new "Godzilla" through creative collaboration with the producers and director, Gareth Edwards.
Steve Buscemi, Bryan Cranston, Jeff Daniels, Jon Hamm, and Damian Lewis are this year's SAG Award nominees for Male Actor in a Drama Series. Learn more about them and their shows in the slideshow below!
Robert Carlyle’s hard-drinking former rocker turned farm worker is an entertaining presence, but the movie containing him spends too much time spinning its wheels.
The Mayor’s Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting will allow permits on a “case-by-case basis” for productions shooting at exterior locations in New York City.
Elegant and chilly, "Mama" does almost as much right (primarily a wary Chastain as a reluctant mother) as it does wrong--such as a feral child gnawing on paper towels.
The movie, starring Brittany Snow and Jeffrey Combs and featuring the world's worst dinner party, falls somewhere on the spectrum between torture porn and psychological horror—and somewhat mysteriously works.